Parent advice on dating
"Parents can be so uncomfortable with the idea of their kid becoming more grown up -- we wish our kids could stay kids," Atkins says."The problem with that attitude is that your kid still is a kid.Notice what "dating" seems to mean to your child and then talk about it.
Are they confident and able to take care of themselves? Do they look physically more mature than they are, emotionally?"A 12-year-old who looks 16 isn’t ready to date someone who is 16," Anthony says.